In today’s free Madden School tip, we are going over an easy way to beat zone coverage in Madden 17, without making too many adjustments.

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Playbook: Oakland Raiders

Formation: Gun Tight Slot Open

Play: PA Read


  1. Block the running back to take away the play action


  1. The first read on this play is the A/X on the zig route
  2. The second read is the Y/Triangle receiver across the middle
  3. The third read on this play is X/Square receiver deep over the middle

Overview: This play is very useful to flood zone coverage. When making the correct read on this play, one of the routes will be open against pretty much any zone coverages.

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